EY–BlackLine Alliance

EY and BlackLine: helping companies improve their finance and accounting operations through the governance and automation of finance and risk processes.

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Alliance partner 22 Global Platinum

Our solutions

We live in the age of the digital organization, so why do over 90% of accountants spend time on slow and error-prone manual processes? Responding to your needs, EY and BlackLine have collaborated for over 15 years, empowering businesses to be self-sustaining and continuously moving forward.

Together, we help clients:

  • Reduce risk and provide full capabilities of the tool geared toward their processes 
  • Provide leading class capabilities to apply a holistic perspective to all options
  • Deliver powerful software modules and organization processes that increase business agility 
  • Be prepared in the face of global accounting challenges and changing business conditions

EY and BlackLine work closely together to help companies stay adaptable, insightful and cost effective through a unique set of close management and reconciliation tools, as well as modules that assist with internal controls and deeper business insight. Together, we help empower clients to transform and automate their finance function, while reducing risk. Our recommendations help improve efficiency, speed and visibility; reduce costs and risks; and create a confident financial close by leveraging:

  • Combined robotic process automation tools
  • Traditional enterprise resource planning platforms
  • Deep business and technical skills 
  • BlackLine capabilities 

The alliance helps clients:

  • Automate manual-intensive finance and accounting processes for increased efficiency and a more predictable workload 
  • Improve quality and accuracy of reported financial information and increase visibility and control over critical finance and accounting data
  • Adapt to changing market dynamics, business needs and regulatory requirements
  • Deliver quality service at a competitive cost, while being flexible to demand
  • Blackline Awards and Recognition

    • BlackLine 2023 Global Platinum Alliance Partner
    • BlackLine 2022 Global Consulting Partner of the Year
    • BlackLine 2022 EMEA North Partner of the Year
    • BlackLine 2022 EMEA South Partner of the Year
    • BlackLine 2022 EMEA Intercompany Partner of the Year
    • BlackLine 2022 Global Platinum Alliance Partner
    • BlackLine 2021 Americas Global Consulting Alliance Partner of the Year
    • BlackLine 2021 Global Platinum Alliance Partner
    • BlackLine 2020 EMEA Global Consulting Partner 
    • BlackLine 2019 International Partner of the Year


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Press releases

EY and BlackLine form strategic alliance to offer finance process automation to organizations worldwide

Ernst & Young LLP (EY) and BlackLine, Inc. (Nasdaq: BL) have today announced a new strategic alliance that will expand EY process automation capabilities and finance transformation services offered to clients to improve finance and accounting operations.

15 Feb 2018 London GB


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